The Midtown Center is a comprehensive not-for-profit outpatient program for the evaluation and treatment of chemically dependent individuals and their significant others. The program is licensed by the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) as a Medically Supervised Ambulatory Substance Abuse Treatment Program. The Center now also has programs for combat veterans with PTSD (in conjunction with the Headstrong Project) as well as for their spouses or significant others. Staff take part in and are exposed to cutting-edge research exploring the mechanisms and treatment of substance abuse. The clinical team members reflect rich and diverse academic backgrounds from the fields of medicine, psychology, social work, and counseling with special interest and certification in the field of alcoholism and substance abuse.
Every effort will be made to schedule an initial consultation within twenty-four hours of the referral date. Intake and Treatment Evaluation includes one intake evaluation session, a medical evaluation by a member of Midtown Center's medical staff and a urine toxicology screen. If appropriate, a psychiatric evaluation is also completed. All patients are expected to participate in the Intake and Treatment Evaluation that will culminate in an individualized treatment plan and will include any combination of the following services:
Insurance plans that are accepted include Medicaid, Aetna, Empire BC/BS, and self-payment. The Midtown Center also offers a sliding scale arrangement for qualifying clients.
To obtain more information about the Midtown Center for Treatment and Research or to refer a patient please contact:
The Midtown Center for Treatment and Research
56 West 45th Street - 9th Floor
New York, NY 10036
Administrative Director..................Christopher Sturiano, PhD
Medical Director............................ Ann B. Beeder, MD
Patient Coordinator.......................Carlos Salinas